Images of Hospitalfield Summer Festival 2018

We’ve compiled a slide show of selected images of our three week long Hospitalfield Summer Festival, 18 June – 7 July 2018. Beginning with the Children’s Procession with artist Holly White; new commissions by Mary Redmond, Zoë Paul, France-Lise McGurn and Andrew Wasylyk; and ending with the Beer & Berries celebration and End of Festival Music Event.

FESTIVAL COMMISSIONS:

Over the Land & Under the Sea

Holly White designed the Children’s Graduation Procession with 400 children from nearby Timmergreens and Muirfield Primary School and opened our Hospitalfield Summer Festival.

18 June, 1 – 3pm

 

Free Drawing School

Fergus Tibbs has been commissioned to make our first Free Drawing School, a year round activity which was launched at our Hospitalfield Summer Festival with free drop in session.

19 June – 7 July, Tuesday – Saturday, 2 – 4pm

 

Andrew Wasylyk and Sharron Griffiths Concert

The premiere of newly commissioned works by the renowned Dundee based musician and producer, Andrew Wasylyk. Through a series of residencies and visits throughout the winter and spring, Wasylyk composed a suite of musical pieces inspired by this coastal location and in collaboration with the harpist Sharron Griffiths and featuring our historic Erard Grecian Harp.

23 June, 7 – 9pm

 

SCRIPT Summer Festival Open Weekend

A weekend of talks, tours and workshops focused around an exhibition by Zoë Paul in our Studios and a whole-room painting created by France-Lise McGurn in our Study Room.

Preview 29 June, 6 – 9pm; 30 June – 1 July, 11am – 5pm

 

Garden Sculpture Commission

Mary Redmond‘s work The Venny The Jumps is a large scale sculptural installation in the Walled Garden which is on show until the end of September.

 

FESTIVAL EVENTS:

Beer & Berries and Scotland’s Garden Scheme

An opportunity for visitors to meet a selection of producers and suppliers of the best beer and berries in Scotland found here in Angus and take part in a series of conversations and talks about the politics of food.

7 July, 12 – 5pm

End of Festival Music Event

The finale of Hospitalfield Summer Festival with live band ST.MARTiiNS plus summer DJ soundtracks from Reckless Kettle and Nina Stanger.

7 July, 6 – 10pm

Images: Children’s Procession 2018, Over the Land and Under the Sea by Holly White; France-Lise McGurn whole-room painting in Study Room; Zoe Paul exhibition wild wolf, man and fish in Studio; Hospitalfield open weekend Cafe; Mary Redmond, Garden Sculpture Commission The Venny, The Jumps in our Walled Garden; Free Drawing School drop in session with Fergus Tibbs; Beer & Berries 2018; Andrew Wasylyk and Sharron Griffiths during the premier performance; ST.MARTiiNS performing at our End of Festival Music Event.